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Praises pour in for Indian Hockey team after historic Asian Games win  Oct 2, 7:37 pm
New Delhi/ Patna, Oct. 2 (ANI): Congratulations and praises have poured in for the Indian Men's Hockey team after they defeated Pakistan 4-2 in a penalty shoot-out to clinch the Gold medal in the hockey finals of the Asian Games 2014.
Nominated by PM Modi, 'challengers' vow to take 'Swachh Bharat' forward  Oct 2, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Goa Governor Mridula Sinha, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actress Priyanka Chopra have all accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'challenge' to take the 'Swachh Bharat' mission forward.
ONGC launches Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in all work centers  Oct 2, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has launched a massive cleanliness campaign in its all work centers under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the largest sanitation initiative, taken up by the Government of India.
PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Gandhi Smriti  Oct 2, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): After launching the ambitious 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' across the country today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at Gandhi Smriti here today to pay his tributes to the Father of the Nation on his birth anniversary.
Opposition leaders say 'Swachh Bharat' must go beyond tokenism  Oct 2, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): As Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' on Gandhi Jayanti on Thursday, opposition leaders said its implementation would matter the most henceforth, and added that acts of tokenism won't do.
Army Chief takes 'Swachh Bharat' pledge, Navy Chief wields broom  Oct 2, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff Gen. Dalbir Singh and Indian Army personnel took a pledge on Thursday for a 'Swachh Bharat' following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official launch of the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' earlier in the day.
President congratulates Asian Games 2014 medal winners  Oct 2, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated medal winners in Asian Games 2014. The winners include Indian Women Hockey Team Captain Ritu Rani, and her team for winning the Bronze Medal, Tintu Lukka for winning Silver Medal in the Women's 800m and Annu Rani for winning Bronze Medal in the Women's Javelin Throw.
President Mukherjee flags off Swachh Bharat Mission in West Bengal  Oct 2, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee flagged off the Sachch Bharat Mission at Kirnahar and Birbhum District of West Bengal by administering pledge to the students and others at Kirnahar Shib Chandra High School and joining hands with the students of the school in cleanliness drive.
46 AIADMK MPs fast in Parliament complex demanding justice for Jayalalitha  Oct 2, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): At least forty six AIADMK Members of Parliament staged a sit-down protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the Parliament complex on Thursday over a demand for justice for their chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalitha, who is currently behind bars in Bengaluru in connection with an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case.
Govt announces Rs. 20 lakh for each village Panchayat for clean India mission  Oct 2, 3:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday announced a grant of Rs. 20 lakhs per annum for each village panchayat for realising the Clean India Mission objective.
'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' undertaken by airports nationwide  Oct 2, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): As a part of the "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan" many national airports undertook a special cleaning drive on Thursday.
Clean India initiative will be blessing in disguise, claims Health Minister Harshvardhan  Oct 2, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harshvardhan on Thursday claimed that the 'Clean India' mission will turn out to be a blessing in disguise for the countrymen and appeared to indicate that it was the responsibility of every individual to keep things clean.
President Mukherjee greets fellow countrymen on Dusherra  Oct 2, 1:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): On the occasion of Dussehra, which is being celebrated tomorrow, President Pranab Mukherjee has sent his greetings to his fellow countrymen.
Delhi Police files charge sheet against AAP leader Somnath Bharati  Oct 2, 1:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Delhi Police has filed a charge sheet against former city Law Minister and Aam Aadmi Party leader Somnath Bharti in a case pertaining to his alleged midnight raid on a house of some African women in South Delhi.
Road Transport Ministry gives permission to E-rickshaws to ply in Delhi  Oct 2, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI) The Centre has recognised E-rickshaws as special category three-wheeled vehicles and allowed them to ply on the roads of Delhi.
President Mukherjee congratulates Germany on their Unification Day  Oct 2, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): On the occasion of the Unification Day of Germany, falling on October 3, 2014, President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his warm greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Germany.
PM Modi to connect with people through radio tomorrow  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will connect with the people through radio and share his thoughts on a variety of issues on Friday.
PM Modi invites nine luminaries to join his 'Clean India' campaign  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday that he has invited nine people to join his "Clean India campaign, and requested each of them to draw nine more persons into the initiative to make it a phenomenon.
Do not politicize Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: PM Modi  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the "Clean India" campaign should not be politicised, and that all must come together for this much required endeavour.
Vice President pays tribute to Lal Bahadur Shastri at Vijay Ghat  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari on Thursday paid tribute to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri at Vijay Ghat, whose 103rd birth anniversary coincides with Mahatma Gandhi.
Election Commission comes out with new party fund guidelines  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): The Election Commission has made it virtually mandatory for political parties to deposit their funds in banks and not to exceed ceiling limits in financial assistance for candidates.
Cleaning is respectful, but we should tackle problems of janitors: Arvind Kejriwal  Oct 2, 12:57 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Aam Admi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal, who along with his party's volunteers participated in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', said here on Thursday that basic problems of all janitors should be looked into seriously.
Let us build India along Mahatma Gandhi's dreams, exhorts Narendra Modi(Update:Modi)  Oct 2, 12:07 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged upon the countrymen to dedicate themselves towards building a nation along the lines of Mahatma Gandhi's dreams.
Prime Minister Modi makes surprise visit to Delhi police station, wields broom  Oct 2, 12:07 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wielded the broom during a surprise visit to the Mandir Marg police station here, under the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.
Recollections of a Communicator: Mahatma Gandhi taught us how to" Clean India"  Oct 2, 10:57 am
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): It was very thoughtful of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to observe Gandhi Jayanti as a "Swatch Bharat" day and arrange many functions to clean India, literally.